The 2019 AE Sailors Association reunion will be at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick. The hotel is located
next to the Providence RI. Airport.
The dates are October 16 to October 20, 2019. Think New England fall colors. The room rate is $109 a night.
This will include a full buffet breakfast. The hotel is offering FREE parking and FREE airport pickup. This hotel
rate is extended to 3 day prior and 3 days past the reunion for those that like to a little extra time.
As usual there will be a Wednesday event for early arrivals. The hospitality room will be available Tuesday
afternoon for those that may need it with early arrivals.
Here are some of the events that are planned. Thursday we will be going to Fall River, MA to Battleship Cove
(my wife can’t wait), the largest gathering of Historical ships in the USA. Here you will find USS Massachusetts,
USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr., PT 617 and 796 and USS Lionfish. Lunch is included.
Friday we’ll explore the former Navy Base Newport and the Navel War Collage with lunch at the former Base
Officers Club. We’ll finish the day with a tour of one of the famous Mansions called “The Breakers” for which
Newport was famous. Friday evening will be Fish and Chips dinner in the hotel and Saturday we will have our
banquet. More tour and event information will be forth coming.
Registration forms will be in the next OVER THE WAVES newsletter. I will get it on this site when it becomes
It is advised that you make your hotel reservation as soon as possible. This helps the planners get numbers
which allows for better events. Below is a link to the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick so you can check it out.
Their Phone Number is 401-732-6000.